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2011 Surrey Connect Event Video

During Homelessness Action Week on October 12, Surrey Connect Days brought in various service providers, a pancake breakfast, a hearty lunch, a clothing drive and more to Surrey Urban Mission.

2011 Grant Recipients Announced

October 13, 2011: The Surrey Homelessness & Housing Society announced the recipients of its 2011 annual grants today. The Society is providing close to $200,000 to nine Surrey-based agencies to support projects that will provide solutions to homelessness in Surrey. The 2011 Grant Recipients: BC Synod ELIC: $15,000.00, Surrey Urban Mission Site Redevelopment Surrey Urban… Continue reading

A New Roof for Youth Safe House

Media Release July 29, 2011 Surrey Community Comes Together to Provide a New Roof for All Nations Youth Safe House (Surrey) A local company, Valhalla Roofing, recently stepped up to donate a brand new roof to Kla-how-eya ’ All Nations Youth Safe House when they heard that a replacement was needed. Back in early April,… Continue reading

Megaphone Article

he February 7th edition of Megaphone Magazine features an important article on homelessness in the suburbs. Read comments from Surrey City Councillor and board member Judy Villeneuve about the changing face of homelessness in the Metro area. The Hidden Homeless: How municipalities are tackling increasing homelessness in the suburbs By Jackie Wong Megaphone is a… Continue reading

Construction Started on the Maxxine Wright Centre

The Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society was pleased to provide a grant of $1 million to Atira Women’s Resource Society for the construction of this important supportive housing project. The Maxxine Wright Centre, is located at 13729 – 92 Ave. Once completed the Centre will provide 24 self-contained units of transitional housing and 12 short term… Continue reading